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What Are Exterior Shutters For?

Choosing Exterior Shutters for Your Space

Exterior shutters do more than make your house look good. They can help make it cooler and protect from hurricanes. Learn more about the custom varieties available from Louver Shop of Atlanta.

Exterior shutters do more than make your Atlanta home look nice. They can also make it cooler and shield it against storms.

With a selection of styles available, how do you figure out which is a good fit for your house?

Our Louver Shop of Atlanta design professionals can help match your needs (and wants) with custom exterior shutters. We’ll bring the showroom to your living room, take measurements and provide you with a no-obligation quote—all at no cost!

We make the most in-demand exterior shutter styles customized for your windows.

Types of Exterior Shutters

Raised panel shutters on a home

Raised Panel Shutters

Raised panel shutters were initially used in the chilly region of the northeastern United States. Homeowners back then used them to defend windows frames and glass from winter winds, ice and snow.

Now, shutters from Louver Shop of Atlanta are elaborate and thoroughly customizable.*

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Which Architecture Styles Work Best with Raised Panel Shutters?

  • Colonial 
  • Farmhouse 
  • Georgian 
  • Historic 
  • Ranch

Louvered shutters on a porch

Louvered Shutters

Louvered shutters are one of the most requested selections for exterior shutters.

The centuries-old design of open louvers provides a simple look.

Functional louvered shutters supply privacy and security.* They also allow ambient light and airflow into homes. Decorative louvered shutters deliver noteworthy style and a touch of color.

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Which Building Styles Work Best with Louvered Shutters?

  • Cape Cod 
  • Colonial 
  • Cottage/Bungalow 
  • Craftsman 
  • Farmhouse 
  • Ranch

Board and batten shutters on a home

Board & Batten Shutters

Board and batten shutters have wide, vertical planks attached horizontally with a batten.

These shutters unite rustic design with distinct dimensions. Their look gives homes a dash of old-world style and country charm.

Functional board and batten shutters close against windows to protect against wind, snow and other elements.*

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Which Building Styles Work Best with Board & Batten Shutters?

  • Cabins/Cottages 
  • European/Tudor 
  • Farmhouse 
  • Mediterranean/Spanish 
  • Mission 
  • Ranch

Bahama shutters on a home

Bahama Shutters

Bahama shutters are a top pick in the Caribbean to block intense sunlight while still permitting soft, ambient light and cooling breezes to come through. These top-hinge shutters can be secured against your windows for storm security.*

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Which Architecture Styles Work Best with Bahama Shutters?

  • Coastal/Beach 
  • Tropical 
  • Contemporary/Modern

Hurricane shutters on a house

Hurricane Shutters

You don’t have to give up looks for hurricane protection.

Storm louvered shutters and storm Bahama shutters look like traditional wood styles. But they’re produced from reliable aluminum to protect your home against high winds and flying debris.

And you can secure your home against hurricanes in minutes, not days. Just secure the hurricane shutters against your house when a storm is coming.

For even quicker storm protection, rolling hurricane shutters operate with the touch of a button. They roll into an inobtrusive housing box while not in use, so they don’t distract from your home’s architectural charm.

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Exterior Shutters Created to Last

Our shutters are made to last season after season. And our incredible finishes retain their rich colors, keeping your shutters looking top-notch for years.

Make them your own with a choice of materials, colors, hardware and more. We manufacture our shutters here in the USA, so you’ll be admiring them in a flash. That means three weeks or sooner, much of the time.

Schedule a free consultation with Louver Shop of Atlanta today to start creating the custom exterior shutters of your dreams.

*Not hurricane rated.